Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||172° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.9"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.6"||942.85 mi||west||0° 01' 29.9"||1.72 mi||north||942.78 mi|
|24 hours||348° 21' 39.7"||756.13 mi||west||0° 09' 57.2"||11.41 mi||north||755.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 5:26 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| W|
|Midway||Sun 6:26 PM||1357 km||844 miles||733 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Mon 5:26 PM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Mon 5:26 PM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Mon 4:26 PM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Mon 5:26 PM||2367 km||1471 miles||1278 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 5:26 PM||2506 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 3:26 PM||3051 km||1896 miles||1648 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Sun 7:26 PM||3078 km||1913 miles||1662 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Mon 5:26 PM||3250 km||2020 miles||1755 nm|| SSE|
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